The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 66 108 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.87% 8.77% 4.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.10% 36.61% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 52 97 33
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
263 295 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.35% 23.96% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 217 254 154
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 154 (96.25%) C#
2 146 (91.25%) .NET
3 103 (64.38%) ASP.NET
4 73 (45.63%) SQL Server
5 68 (42.50%) Web Services
6 67 (41.88%) CSS
6 67 (41.88%) HTML
7 66 (41.25%) JavaScript
8 65 (40.63%) jQuery
9 63 (39.38%) VB.NET
10 52 (32.50%) SQL
10 52 (32.50%) OO
11 45 (28.13%) MVC
12 43 (26.88%) Computer Science
13 41 (25.63%) HTML5
14 40 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (23.75%) MS Excel
16 37 (23.13%) Degree
17 36 (22.50%) WCF
18 34 (21.25%) LINQ
18 34 (21.25%) Microsoft
19 33 (20.63%) XML
20 31 (19.38%) VB
20 31 (19.38%) Ajax
21 30 (18.75%) TDD
22 28 (17.50%) .NET Framework
23 26 (16.25%) Mobile Development
24 25 (15.63%) VB6
25 24 (15.00%) Silverlight
25 24 (15.00%) XSLT

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.38%) IIS
2 7 (4.38%) CMS
2 7 (4.38%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 38 (23.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) Internet
2 7 (4.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (45.63%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.13%) SQLite
3 12 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.88%) Firebird
4 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.25%) MySQL
8 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.13%) StyleCop
1 13 (8.13%) NUnit
1 13 (8.13%) Eclipse
2 12 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.50%) TeamCity
3 11 (6.88%) ReSharper
4 9 (5.63%) Subversion
5 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (5.63%) German Language
2 7 (4.38%) Publishing
3 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 149 (93.13%) Developer
2 103 (64.38%) C# Developer
3 76 (47.50%) .NET Developer
4 52 (32.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (18.13%) Web Developer
6 27 (16.88%) .NET Web Developer
7 26 (16.25%) C# Web Developer
7 26 (16.25%) Software Developer
8 20 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (11.88%) WPF Developer
10 18 (11.25%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (11.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (10.63%) Senior Developer
12 16 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (9.38%) Junior
13 15 (9.38%) Junior Developer
14 14 (8.75%) Programmer
14 14 (8.75%) C# Programmer
15 13 (8.13%) Junior Software Developer
15 13 (8.13%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (91.25%) .NET
2 103 (64.38%) ASP.NET
3 68 (42.50%) Web Services
4 67 (41.88%) CSS
4 67 (41.88%) HTML
5 65 (40.63%) jQuery
6 41 (25.63%) HTML5
7 36 (22.50%) WCF
8 34 (21.25%) LINQ
9 33 (20.63%) XML
10 31 (19.38%) Ajax
11 28 (17.50%) .NET Framework
12 24 (15.00%) Silverlight
12 24 (15.00%) XSLT
13 21 (13.13%) WPF
13 21 (13.13%) RabbitMQ
14 20 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (9.38%) CSS3
16 13 (8.13%) RESTful
16 13 (8.13%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.50%) OO
2 45 (28.13%) MVC
3 40 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (18.75%) TDD
5 26 (16.25%) Mobile Development
6 21 (13.13%) Software Engineering
7 20 (12.50%) Scrum
8 18 (11.25%) Web Development
9 16 (10.00%) OOD
10 15 (9.38%) Open Source
11 10 (6.25%) BDD
12 9 (5.63%) ITIL
12 9 (5.63%) Integration Testing
12 9 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.63%) Waterfall
13 8 (5.00%) OOP
14 7 (4.38%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (4.38%) Content Management
15 6 (3.75%) Unit Testing
16 4 (2.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 154 (96.25%) C#
2 66 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 63 (39.38%) VB.NET
4 52 (32.50%) SQL
5 31 (19.38%) VB
6 25 (15.63%) VB6
7 21 (13.13%) Lua
8 11 (6.88%) F#
9 10 (6.25%) Java
10 9 (5.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.88%) PHP
11 3 (1.88%) C++
12 2 (1.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 37 (23.13%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.13%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.88%) Google
3 7 (4.38%) Adobe
3 7 (4.38%) RedDot
3 7 (4.38%) OpenText
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